Thorp Primary School

Year 4

Welcome to Year 4

Our class teacher for the 2023/24 academic year is Miss Birchall.  Our teaching assistants are Miss Marland and Mrs Wheeler. 

In Year Four, we cover many exciting topics to enhance children’s knowledge and understanding in-line with The National Curriculum 2014.  British Values also underpin our curriculum.

Our key topic areas this year are:

Autumn Term 1 – How much do you know about European Countries 

Autumn Term 2 - What were the achievements of the earliest civilizations- particularly the Ancient Egyptians?

Spring Term 1 – Where will a road trip around England take me?

Spring Term 2 - What impact did the Roman Empire have on Britain?

Summer Term 1Why are most of the world’s cities located by rivers?

Summer Term 2- Why did all the mills disappear from Royton?


We will have our PE lessons on a Monday.  It is essential that children remember to bring their outdoor PE kit in on a weekly basis.  


Homework will be given out on a Friday and needs to be returned to school by the following Tuesday.  Homework will include: English, Maths, Spelling, Spelling Shed, reading and Times Tables Rock Stars. 


If you would like any more information about our class, please do not hesitate to contact us via the school office. 

Key Dates and Events


To be confirmed

Medium Term Plans 2022-2023